2 talks by Jean Shepherd at the Dayton HamVention: 1980-05-xx Dayton HamVention (poor audio) 1985-04-27 Dayton HamVention http://www.flicklives.com/index.php?pg=318 Topics: Ham Radio, Ham Radio Humor, Jean Shepherd, Amateur Radio, Amateur radio stations -- Humor
Jean Shepherd reads "Ludlow Kissel And The Dago Bomb That Struck Back" as narrator Ralph Parker. The story is excerpted from his 1966 book, "In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash". He also talks about summers working at his dad's fireworks stand. Topics: jean shepherd, humor, ludlow kissel, in god we trust, independence day, WOR, AM, radio
Christmas episode of Jean Shepherd's radio show - Learn more at http://agreatbigcity.com/a-very-shepherd-christmas-stories-from-jean-shepherds-new-york-city-radio-show Topics: radio, "jean shepherd", "old time radio", "A Christmas Story", otr,...
Christmas episode of Jean Shepherd's radio show - Learn more at http://agreatbigcity.com/a-very-shepherd-christmas-stories-from-jean-shepherds-new-york-city-radio-show favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: radio, "jean shepherd", "old time radio", "A Christmas Story", otr,...
LIfe is just a chowl of berries. Little Orphan Annie decoder ring reveals secret to horrible to go on. Never stick a paper clip more than half way in your ear. New York without the phony New Yorker and other assorted clutter. and his report as one of the only white men at the negro raly in Washington. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: the village, new york, army, wwii, essoterica, the realist, New York is a summer fist fight, march...
Real life as it real is lived by a walking around jaybird who never got the respect he deserved. Only a guest of the WOR family not a family member. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: john gambling, wor, new york, shep, army, cars, israel
A little of everything. Shep broadcast the auditory novel of American life in the 20th century. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: folk lore, mark twain, jean shepherd, george kaufman, showbiz, kazoo, oil cloth, big shots,...
Army life and the real nature of reality. Tales of toil, sweat, phonies and the American way. Ice Dream War is a classic. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Shep, army, us army, wwii, GI, Shepherd sj 7, keep your knees loose, flick lives, excelsior, you...
History marches on and Shep is your color commentator. The death of President Kennedy like the March on Washington the reports are two of the most lasting excerpts of the age. Many hidden truths are revealed by Shep, he out hipped the hippies who were also listeners. Topics: kennedy, kennedy assasination, new york, jean shepherd
30-minute radio program for August 14, 2012. A tribute to the ad-lib art of late-night radio storyteller Jean Shepherd. Includes a condensed version of one of his great monologues, from October 1965 (WOR AM-FM, New York). It's a humorous tale of grenade-replica cigarette lighters, the real George Washington, crime in real life vs. on TV, and life among the rednecks in Covington, KY, in the 1950s. Intro by KD. This is a rerun of NWN #52 (February 2009--not archived here). The uncondensed... Topics: Jean Shepherd, guns, crime, Covington, Kentucky, radio
In the previous HoC episode, we floated down the deep bosom of The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow’ of the 1964/65 New Year World’s Fair. For this second and last ‘Fair’ show, we flip the coin of sorts and get a more critical, but no less entertaining view of this fair courtesy of New York radio legend Jean Shepherd; you’ll hear him in studios of WOR-AM and out on the field, enjoying the ying-yang to what ‘Robert Moses has brought”.Still don’t know who Shepherd is? You probably... Topics: podcast, Hour Of Crap, 1964/65 New York World's Fair, 1964/65NYWF, World's Fair
JEAN SHEPHERD THE STORY OF I LIBERTINE LONG JOHN NEBELWNBC NEW YORK How did one of the greatest media hoaxes ever foisted upon New York City and the world at large come about?The crazy tale is recounted here in Shep's own words on a Long John Nebel's radio show from 1968: [@ 46']Overnight WOR-AM radio show host Jean Shepherd asked his listeners ("the Night People") to go into bookstores and ask for a book that didn't exist. Armed with a fictitious title and author, along with a... Topics: Jean Shepherd, Long John Nebel, Radio Broadcast, I Libertine
30-minute radio program for January 20, 2015. A look at radio great Jean Shepherd's amusing critiques of Americans' phoniness, consumerism, and false sense of "progress." Shepherd's words are from the 1950s but are just as relevant today (except for his grumble about automobile tail fins). KD reads and briefly discusses Shepherd's famous short essay, "The Night People vs. 'Creeping Meatballism'" (1957). Then--with more on the same theme--we hear selections from one of... Topics: Jean Shepherd, America, creeping meatballism, consumerism, progress
The son of farmers, Millet understood both the reassuring cycle of the seasons and the frightening prospect of ruin at nature’s whim. From the late 1840s, he dedicated his career to a simultaneously heroic and bleak depiction of the peasants of Barbizon, the farming community outside Paris where he lived. Millet’s uncompromising representation of the French peasantry earned him the scorn of conservative critics. In this painting, Millet endows the shepherd with an imposing monumentality,... Topics: art, European Art
byThe Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, New York
Jean Shepherd performed live at the Chautauqua Institution Summer Series on August 6, 1987. "How I Became A Humorist" is a masterful re-telling of his well-known "Orphan Annie Decoder Pin" story. Topics: Jean Shepherd, Little Orphan Annie, Ovaltine
richard speck death house, jean shepherd hometown tour including his house, the rec. center named after shep as well as the welcome center that use to house a john dillinger exhibit, a lot of sheep on this date… also includes some south side chicago 'b-roll" of urban bridges and buildings, hegewisch and hammond, indiana included, also some man on the street interviews regarding jean shepherd, what is the best and worst thing about america, what is freedom, do you vote. a lot of south... Topic: A Year at the Wheel
Jean Shepherd reads "Ludlow Kissell And The Dago Bomb That Struck Back" as narrator Ralph Parker. The story is excerpted from his 1966 book, "In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash". He also talks about summers working at his dad's fireworks stand. (Originally uploaded by SAWPIT on 7/21/2014 with possible corrupted data.) Topics: jean shepherd, humor, ludlow kissel, in god we trust, independence day, WOR, AM, radio
interview with hammond, indiana librarian, richard lytle and the environment with hammond environmental education conversation includes: hammond indiana, a circus train wreck, mainly author and raconteur jean shepherd, the environment with hammond environmental education center the interview subject is also asked the person on the street questions: what are you thankful for, more "b-roll" from the hammond, indiana area. WANT TO HELP WITH THIS COLLECTION?... Topic: A Year at the Wheel
Shep describes the bus ride down, and his observations of how things went once they were there. He doesn't tell about the events themselves, but discusses what went on around him. How the people acted, and how organized things were. (http://www.flicklives.com) Topics: jean shepherd, humor, history, march on washington, WOR, AM, radio